Wanderlust: A History of Walking by Rebecca Solnit

Wanderlust: A History of Walking

Rebecca Solnit

nonfiction essays history travel reflective slow-paced

328 pages | first published 2001

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This volume provides a history of walking, exploring the relationship between thinking and walking and between walking and culture. The author argues for the preservation of the time and space in which to walk in an ever more car-dependent and acc...
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